Morgan Hill Raid Nets Thousands of Plants and Nearly Two Dozen Firearms

Authorities in the Northern California enclave of Morgan Hill have seized thousands of marijuana plants and 21 firearms during a raid on an illegal grow site. Twelve people were also arrested, Santa Clara County Sheriff’s deputies said.

The raid occurred last Wednesday near Highway 101 and the Coyote Creek Golf Club. It was carried out by the Sheriff’s Department’s marijuana eradication task force.

Commercial marijuana activity is currently prohibited in Morgan Hill.


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